The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank - 137 137
Permanent jobs citing Drools 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.045% 0.100%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +100.00%
Drools
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
601 643 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.53% 28.83% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 517 564 642
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Drools
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the Reading region.

Drools Salary Trend in Reading